The arrested big time drug trafficker in Tarlac City. Photo by Tarlac Provincial Police Office

By Billy Nuqui and Anton Luis Catindig

CAMP OLIVAS, Pampanga—A known drug queen and her cohort including a 29 year old big time woman drug trader fell in the hands of the authorities in a series of buy-bust operations in Central Luzon during the week.

Region 3 Police Director PBGen Jose Hidalgo Jr. said Tarlac Provincial Police Office arrested Malikah Casalungan, 29, a native of Barangay Bangon, Marawi City, Lanao del Sur and presently residing in Dela Rosa Compound, Alabang, Muntinlupa City who is a known big time woman drug trafficker during a buy-bust operation at about 3:01 p.m. on Wednesday in Irrigation Road, Blk. 9, San Roque, Tarlac City.

Joint troops from Tarlac Provincial Police Drug Enforcement Unit, Provincial Intelligence Unit and Tarlac City Police Station seized from her more than 3 packs of 200 grams of shabu worth P1.36 million.

Tarlac Provincial Police Director Col. Miguel Guzman warned other illegal drug traders in Tarlac of similar ill fate in the hands of the law because of the full cooperation and support of the community in eradicating the drug menace in the province.  

In the City of Meycauayan in Bulacan on Sunday, March 24, police arrested Lalaine Dionisio, 30, an alleged “Drug Queen” in the province.

Bulacan Police Director Col. Relly Arnedo said Dionisio was arrested in a buy-bust operation at about 1:45 a.m. in Sitio Sampalukan, Barangay Calvario together with her cohort, identified as Cherry Pie Ibo, 28, also of City of Meycauayan.

They were caught in possession of 6 sachets of 402 grams of shabu worth more than P2.7 million.